Why are Tasers illegal?

Answer Taser guns are illegal in some states and countries because they pose a potential threat in the hands of untrained individuals. Taser devices can cause eye injuries, incapacitate body parts or resu... Read More »

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Are tasers illegal in Canada?

Yes, tasers are illegal for civilian use in Canada; they are considered a prohibited weapon. They can only be imported into the country with a special permit and can only be sold to law enforcement... Read More »

What are tasers?

A Taser is a non-lethal, electro-shock weapon created and manufactured by Taser International. The weapon uses compressed air to shoot electrified probes at a human target. When touched by the prob... Read More »

Why are tasers bad?

Tasers, also known as "stun guns," usually work by shooting hooks into a person's body and then send a large amount of electric current into the individual, sometimes as much as 50,000 volts.Effect... Read More »

What are Tasers used for?

Tasers are hand-held weapons used by police to subdue suspects. Tasers deliver a jolt of electricity through a pair of wires that shoot from the device. It is propelled by compressed air, and the w... Read More »